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Sunday, 12 February 2012

FALCON, The Leeming Street

THE FALCON
18 Leeming Street
- now Manchester Road -
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MINE HOSTS:
1851               Ann (or Agnes) Nelson
1856     Mentioned in Preston Chronicle 16th February 1856
1853 - 61         Thomas Greenwood
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Preston Chronicle 16th October 1861
There is nothing to confirm that this article refers
to 'our' Thomas and Mary Greenwood, but the Falcon
Inn could have been closer than 50 yards from the Griffin Inn.
What are the chances of it not being?
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CENSUS RETURN
1851
Agnes Nelson               63 years                  Beerseller                 b. Penwortham
Frances Nelson             39                          Son                          b. Preston
Ann Nelson                  25                           Daughter                          do
Alice Nelson                 19                          Daughter                           do

1861
Thomas Greenwood     40 years                 Publican                    b. Hoghton
Mary Greenwood         39                          Wife                         b. Preston
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